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AllLinuxDevices: LinkUp Systems L7200 System Development Board to Support PalmPalm Tynux OS

Aug 28, 2000, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"LinkUp Systems Corp., providers of `System-on-Silicon' processor plus peripherals solutions for the Internet appliance and consumer electronics market, and PalmPalm Technology, a leader in embedded Linux, today announced that the LinkUp L7200 system development board will support PalmPalm's Tynux Linux-based operating system (OS)."

"LinkUp Systems supplies the L7200 processor plus peripherals family, designed for creating Internet appliances such as Pocket PCs, Web phones, wireless Internet terminals, smart cellular phones, and embedded products. Products in the L7200 family include an ARM720T processor core, an integrated DSP, and many key peripherals on a single chip such as LCD controllers, SDRAM controllers, a FLASH memory, smart card and Multimedia card interfaces, a DMA controller and several serial interfaces."

"PalmPalm supplies embedded Linux system integration in Korea for smartphones, screen phones, set-top boxes and other Internet appliance applications. PalmPalm's embedded Linux, Tynux, is a full-featured, highly-stable 32-bit operating system. Tynux provides fast real-time capability and advanced power conservation to systems designers, while optimizing use of memory resources and the Linux kernel. The Tynux kernel will run in less than 500K of RAM, and provides APM and ACPI-like power management for battery-operated devices."

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